9 Dec 2011
Clove oil is probably one of the most effective and commonly used toothache home remedies. This has been used for a long time as a home treatment for toothache. Using a small piece of cotton, apply clove oil directly on the affected tooth and the nearby gums too. This is known to bring instant relief to the tooth.
Crush a piece of garlic, as finely as possible, to make a paste and add a pinch of salt to it. This paste should be applied directly on the affected tooth, to kill the pain-causing bacteria, since garlic contains antibacterial properties. Chewing on a piece of garlic every morning is also an effective way of preventing toothaches.
Take a large sip of neat whiskey (or rum) and swish the liquid about in your mouth, without swallowing it. Alternately, you could also hold the liquid in the spot that hurts the most, for as long as possible, before spitting it out. The alcohol will cause the area to get numb, thereby getting rid of the pain for a while.
Wish you a speedy recovery, best wishes!
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I have a toothache and I believe the I may have an exposed nerve. My bottom tooth has a hole in it and its almost gone. Just a partial tooth there.It ...
1 answer • 28 Oct 2009
... Been taking lorcet 10s for about 9 months now. I dont wanna get addicted but they are the only thing that helps. My dr also gave me muscle ...
1 answer • 28 Jun 2010
I am a 52 year old male with type 1 Diabetes and am suffering from nerve... damage in my legs. I am taking 75mg. of Lyrica twice daily along with ...
1 answer • 4 Apr 2011
I read that a certain type of special MRI is required to image any nerve blood vessel compression but I've not been able to find out what type ...
1 answer • 18 Feb 2014
I have horrible nerve pain in my hands and fingers that is 24/7. I am desperate for some relief. Last October one doc told me not to take Klonopin ...
5 answers • 9 Apr 2014